The International Public Art Festival (IPAF 2019), which runs from the 9th until the 17th of February, brings together an eclectic mix of local and international street artists who will provide a dynamic live art experience on the streets of Salt River.
- WHEN: 9 - 17 February 2019 @ 10:00 - 18:00 (for live painting)
- WHERE: Salt River, Cape Town
- COST: Free to spectate - or you can book a guided tour for after the live painting session here, tours cost R650 pp
PICS: This colourful artwork is the largest outdoor mural in the world!
The educational art tour has been created by the organisers of IPAF, BAZ-ART, which saw an opportunity to harness the social benefits of street art by creating not only employment opportunities for the local community but also to promote the positive aspects of street art and “graffiti”.
To really appreciate the impact of this increasingly respected art form, visitors are encouraged to experience the art on a deeper level by taking one of BAZ-ART’s street art tours.
An audio tour, available through VoiceMap, can also be downloaded and is an alternative for those who want explore at their own pace at a more affordable price.
Artists participating at IPAF 2019 are from Spain, France, Mexico, Ukraine and the United States alongside local South African artists including Aida Gomez (Spain), Zola (SA), Dbongz (SA) Wa-One (Ukraine), Said Dokins (Mexico), Urban Khoi (SA) Kipper Millsap (USA), Mernette Swarts (SA), Aleksandro Reis (Brasil), Dekor (SA), Maye (France), Tim Marsh (France), Ryan Allan (SA), Shinji (SA), Seth Pimenthel (SA), Bona (Germany).
PICS: Cape Town marks 2019 International Public Art Fest with its largest mural yet
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